May’s Brexit deal can get through parliament – Hunt

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal can be passed by the British parliament if the European Union provides clarification that the Northern Irish “backstop” will be temporary, foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt arrives in Downing Street, London, Britain, November 13, 2018. REUTERS/Simon Dawson/File…


Jeremy Corbyn calls for early ‘meaningful vote’ on Brexit

U.K. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn | Mark Runnacles/Getty Images Jeremy Corbyn calls for early ‘meaningful vote’ on Brexit Labour leader wants MPs back in Westminster January 2. By Zoya Sheftalovich 12/28/18, 9:05 AM CET Updated 12/28/18, 9:17 AM CET U.K. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn called on Prime Minister Theresa May to recall parliament early from its…


Corbyn – Labour bid to force general election matter of ‘when, not if’

Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party, arrives to speak at the Confederation of British Industry’s (CBI) annual conference in London, Britain, November 19, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville(Reuters) – British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn told the Independent newspaper the Labour party’s attempt to force a general election by tabling a no-confidence motion was a matter of…